Dec 1, 2013 6:30pm PST
car crash that killed actor paul walker. now, we have the emotional reaction from his father. >> i just am glad every time i saw him i told him i loved him. [crying] >> reporter: paul walker's father is trying to deal with the death of his son who was named after him. one of four children, a neighbor told us he and his wife raised in this house. today, friends and family got together here. >> can't beat friends at a time like this. and brothers. we are all taking it pretty hard. >> walker leaves behind a 15- year-old daughter, medo. >> going to take time and dad she is 15, i don't have much more time to get with her and boom another movie. oh. i don't know what to do here, you know? >> reporter: best known for his starring role in "fast and furious." but his next door neighbor who knew him since he was born. >> my daughter baby-sat him. >> reporter: his acting career started a long, long time ago. >> cheryl, his mother had him even in the pampers commercial. [ laughter ] when he was a little baby. you know. >> reporter: walker was an actor who loved the fast cars he was known f
Dec 8, 2013 6:30pm PST
. >>> a massive tribute today to paul walker near where the actor lost his life in a fiery crash. the memorial was organized online and drew people from all over. walker was an inspiration to many. >> reporter: fast cars pulled back and drove slowly past the memorial set up in honor of fast and furious star paul walker and his buddy roger rodas killed here eight days ago in a fiery crash. fans from as far away as arizona and colorado were among the thousands here today. manuel tonega came from san diego to honor walker. >> he inspired me to fix up my car, do a lot to it, style, looks, rims, everything. >> reporter: there's a connection among the people here, a shared interest in fast cars and the bond they have with the movie star who rode his love of cool cars to stardom. >> we watched all his movies, 14 years of fast and the furious, means a lot to us. >> reporter: alejandro ochoa got up at 4:30 this morning to come to valencia from modesto. thousands posted on facebook they'd attend. >> if we were not engaged in social media, frankly, all these people would show up anyway and we wouldn't
Dec 7, 2013 6:30pm PST
did "graceland" with paul simon. we played for more than ten million people who'd never heard of south africa or apartheid before. and it really grabbed the world. ♪ bring back nelson mandela bring him back home to soweto ♪ i want to seem him walking hand in hand with winnie mandela. ♪ >> a salute for mister nelson mandela, walking strongly into freedom. >> the day he walked out of jail, when he came out like this, the whole world screamed. >> africa, amandla! >> marsalis: when you are thinking of mandela, what is the thing that made him able to galvanize everything around him? >> when mandela spoke, when he spoke for us, it wasn't about him; it was about his people. >> we are one country, we are one people. >> mandela really epitomizes the symbolism of our freedom. he became the mouthpiece, and the amplifier and the horn. ( plays national anthem on trumpet ) no matter how busy your morning you can always do something better for yourself. and better is so easy with benefiber. fiber that's taste-free, grit-free and dissolves completely. so you can feel free to add it to anything.